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Bakersfield Police Department still looking for driver in deadly hit-and-run from October

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Posted at 2:34 PM, Dec 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-08 17:34:58-05

The suspect and vehicle in an October 7 hit-and-run have yet to be located.

On Friday, October 7, at 6:32 a.m., a person in a wheelchair was hit by a truck at the intersection of East California Avenue and Baker Street. They died at the scene from their injuries.

The person in the wheelchair was in the crosswalk going north when a light colored pickup truck hit them while traveling westbound. The driver continued westbound as they fled from the scene.

Anyone with information to the collision is requested to contact Officer Kiser of the Bakersfield Police Department at (661) 327-7111.